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Hunter found after 2 hour-plus search.

October 20, 2014

By Rob Alway. Editor-in-Chief.  SHERIDAN TWP. — A 65-year-old Ludington man was found in the woods of northeastern Mason County after a nearly 3 hour search this morning. Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole said the man was checked over by emergency personnel on the scene and released to go home. He went hunting in the area of Dewey Road between Benson and…

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Mostly cloudy today.

October 20, 2014
Mostly cloudy today.

The weather is brought to you by Urka Auto Center, 3736 W. U.S. 10, Ludington, www.urkaautos.com. Monday, October 20, 2014: Mostly cloudy skies. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 53F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph. Tonight: Cloudy skies. Slight chance of a rain shower. Low…

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Coast Guard rescues man from PM Lake this morning.

October 19, 2014

LUDINGTON — A 67-year-old Ludington man, who was attempting to rescue his dog, was rescued from Pere Marquette Lake around 8 a.m. this morning by Coast Guard personnel. Petty Officer Second Class Brian Jacobs said a Coast Guard crew was preparing for its daily escort…

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College board offers settlement to former foundation director.

October 19, 2014
College board offers settlement to former foundation director.

By Rob Alway. Editor-in-Chief.  VICTORY TWP. — West Shore Community College’s board of trustees is expected to agree on a settlement with a former employee when it meets Monday afternoon.…

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The mind’s eye.

October 19, 2014
The mind’s eye.

Moonlighting, a blog by Judy Cools My Moonlighting Blog takes on a literal bent today, as we recall those rare events that we recognize immediately will only live on in…

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Dillon to retire as college president.

October 18, 2014
Dillon to retire as college president.

By Rob Alway. Editor-in-Chief.  VICTORY TWP. — Charles Dillon has agreed to retire as president of West Shore Community College. On Monday, Oct. 20, the college’s board of trustees will…

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The death of print and the golden age of information.

October 18, 2014
The death of print and the golden age of information.

C-Notes, a blog by George C. Wilson. A milestone passed today.  Not much fanfare accompanied it.  The last print issue of Time magazine crossed my desk in the library.  It’s not…

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Welcome to the world! Recent births.

October 18, 2014
Welcome to the world! Recent births.

Birth announcements are sponsored by ABC Kidz/Purple Monkey, 123 E. Ludington Ave. Check them out here on Facebook.  Welcome to the world! Bryleigh Anne Chye, the daughter of Roxanne and Patrick…

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Democratic senate and representative candidates in Ludington Tuesday.

October 18, 2014
Democratic senate and representative candidates in Ludington Tuesday.

LUDINGTON — Mason County Democrats will hold a meet and greet with U.S. Congressman Gary Peters, Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate, on Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 4 p.m. at Luciano’s Restaurant, 101…

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51st Circuit Court sentencings include CSC, assaulting police officer.

October 18, 2014
51st Circuit Court sentencings include CSC, assaulting police officer.

By Allison Scarbrough. Contributing Editor. LUDINGTON — The following were sentenced Tuesday, Oct. 14, in 51st Circuit Court by Judge Richard Cooper: - Nicholas Allan VanVleet, 32, of 602 E.…

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79th District Court arraignments.

October 18, 2014
79th District Court arraignments.

By Allison Scarbrough. Contributing Editor. LUDINGTON — The following were arraigned recently in front of the 79th District Court Magistrate: Felonies - Christian Jonathon Steiger, 21, of 75 N. Stiles…

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79th District Court sentencings

October 18, 2014
79th District Court sentencings

By Allison Scarbrough. Contributing Editor. LUDINGTON — The following were sentenced recently in 79th District Court:: - Timothy John Horrack, 36, of 1486 N US-31, Scottville, was found guilty Oct.…

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Victory Twp. woman charged with embezzling over $50,000 in gift cards.

October 17, 2014
Victory Twp. woman charged with embezzling over $50,000 in gift cards.

LUDINGTON — A Victory Township woman has been charged with embezzling between $50,000 to $100,000 in gift cards. Valerie Kay Larr, 55, of Victory Twp. was was arraigned on October…

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Man attempting to flee police arrested in the bathroom.

October 17, 2014
Man attempting to flee police arrested in the bathroom.

The Police Report is brought to you by Carter Lumber, 2323 U.S. 10-31, Ludington, 231-757-9000;www.carterlumber.com and Springstead Law Offices, with locations in Hart and Fremont, 231-873-4022 (Hart),www.springsteadlaw.com. LUDINGTON — Deputies…

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What is joint universal life insurance.

October 17, 2014
What is joint universal life insurance.

Good Neighbor Tips from Erin Doan, State Farm Insurance, Scottville, www.erindoan.com.  Joint universal life insurance covers two individuals with one policy — often at a lower cost than two separate…

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Scottville Optimists to host garage sale

October 17, 2014
Scottville Optimists to host garage sale

SCOTTVILLE — The Scottville Optimist Club will host a “giant sale” at the Optimist Hall on Saturday, Oct 25th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Over 20 families will be participating…

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Occasional rain possible today, more tonight.

October 17, 2014
Occasional rain possible today, more tonight.

The weather is brought to you by Urka Auto Center, 3736 W. U.S. 10, Ludington, www.urkaautos.com. Friday, October 17, 2014: Cloudy with occasional rain showers. High near 55F. Winds W at 10…

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Reader questions gas prices and politics.

October 17, 2014

Letter to the Editor:  Fact: The winter of 2013-2014 was colder and snowier than in recent years. Fact: There was a real LP gas shortage that caused prices to sky…

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Emergency crews may have located missing hunter who was reported lost this morning in the area of Dewey and Millerton roads in Sheridan Twp. Crews have been searching for about two hours. ... See MoreSee Less

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Emergency personnel searching for a missing hunter, 6700 block East Dewey Rd., Sheridan Twp. ... See MoreSee Less

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